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Hot Hits

Iyanla Vanzant

Strathmore
Wed. Jun 26
Iyanla Vanzant brings her Acts of Faith Remix Tour to Strathmore.

Grand Hotel, The Musical

Signature Theatre
Thru May. 19
At the bustling Grand Hotel eclectic guests and staff collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.

Dear Evan Hansen

The Kennedy Center
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8
The deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.

L'homme Cirque

Strathmore
Jun. 27 – Jul. 7
Enter the magical world of David Dimitri.

Love's Labor's Lost

Folger Theatre
Thru Jun. 16
Shakespeare’s delicious comedy is full of foolish lovers and clowns, disguise, and the follies of love.

Washington Performing Arts Gospel Choirs

Strathmore
Fri. Jun 7
The Men and Women of the Gospel and the Children of the Gospel—take the stage together in an evening of inspiration and jubilation.

Pilobolus

Strathmore
Tue. Jul 9
Pilobolus invites you to engage with childlike wonder at a show featuring classic and brand-new repertory—ranging from the silly to the surreal to the sublime.

Blackbeard

Signature Theatre
Jun. 11 – Jul. 7
Set sail with the most infamous pirate of all time in a riotous, rowdy high-seas adventure from the creators of The Witches of Eastwick, Brother Russia and The Fix.

El Gran Festival Música Cubana

Strathmore
Sat. Jun 29
Strathmore welcomes former members of Buena Vista Social Club along with an all-star lineup of Cuba’s most celebrated artists.

Ballet Across America

The Kennedy Center
May. 28 – Jun. 2
Ballet Across America series returns, illustrating the dynamic variety of artistry happening across American companies today.

Youssou NDOUR

Strathmore
Wed. May 29
Youssou NDOUR, Senegalese Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and activist, makes his eagerly anticipated Strathmore debut.

Betty Buckley in Hello Dolly!

The Kennedy Center
Jun. 4 – Jul. 7
Tony Award®-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley stars in Hello, Dolly!—the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!”

Spotlights

Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to Today

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Aug. 18

Disney's Aladdin

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 18 – Sep. 7

The Band's Visit

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 9 – Aug. 4

Evgeny Kissin, piano

Strathmore
Tue. May 21

Cissa Paz with JP Silva

Franklin Square
Thu. Jun 6

The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

WNO: Tosca

The Kennedy Center
May. 19 – 25

Screening: Ghost Light

Folger Theatre
Mon. Jun 17

Davina & The Vagabonds

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Jun 7

Darrell Scott

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Jun 13
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